Tag: Mixtape

DHA FM Mix #428 By DJ Normal 4

DJ Normal 4, founding member and co-creator of ‘Aiwo rec.‘ was raised close to Düsseldorf in the Ruhr Area. A former strong and lively industrial conglomerate city, now a bygone and dead epicenter of German heavy Industry. Full of dusty factory skeletons and abandoned industrial complexes. Rave fantasies and being surrounded by this reality of geometric shadows, harsh skylines and lost dreams gave birth to his sound. One foot in the fields of the glorious summer of ‘92′ and one in the ‘no future 4 ever‘ sounds emanating from Düsseldorf via Amsterdam to London, Lyon to The Hague today. With ... Read more

DHA FM Mix #424 By Philipp Gorbachev

Playing a wide range of instruments, Philipp Gorbachev is a flamboyant performer, who holds the mic, tunes the synth and beats the drum like no one else, would it be as a rave live/DJ act, full band frontman (Philipp Gorbachev & The Naked Man, DEKA with Obgon) or as label curator, highlighting new music from Russia via his PG TUNE imprint. With a move to Berlin before the internet golden age, Philipp Gorbachev’s friendship with Rebolledo and Matias Aguayo set the wheels in motion for a series of debut releases on Cómeme, studio and remix collaborations with Inga Mauer, Nina Kraviz, Daniel Maloso, ... Read more

DHA FM Mix #422 By Perdu

Perdu knew early on that he wanted to work his magic behind the decks. While he’s still at a tender and fresh age, his portfolio is already quite impressive. Starting out at small parties playing extended sets, he was quickly picked up by big events such as Soenda Festival, Percolate London and Atlas Festival. With a wide range of music from all over the globe, he has a knack for finding the sweet spot in every set. His very first EP “Mystical Choices” was released on the well known New York label “Let’s Play House“. After experimenting with new gear ... Read more

DHA FM Mix #421 By Lauer

Raised on a strict diet of hip hop & punk rock, Lauer finally succumbed to the pleasures of electronic music in the 90’s and over time has become a staple of electronic music scene. On the back of his second album Power on Gerd Janson’s Running Back, and a recent premiere on DHA FM as well, we’re very excited to have the veteran party maker chime one in for our mix series. Feel the true Lauer Power with DHA FM Mix #421 Soundcloud Artist Page [soundcloud url=”https://soundcloud.com/deep-house-amsterdam/lauer-dha-fm-mix-421″ comments=”true” auto_play=”false” color=”8cd3f6″ width=”100%” height=”166″]

Epizode Festival Podcast By Tyoma

Known for his previous crea1ve endeavors as R-Tem and as part of Kooqla, Tyoma is the new incarnation of Artem Kharchenko. Preferring sets constructed from vinyl, each becomes a new musical journey of unlimited variety, easily mixing atmospheric Ambient and old school D’n’B, with his favorites of Techno and House. These sets have been heard at the likes of Barcelona’s Macarena, Berlin’s Ipse and Sysiphos, opening for Moderat in Moscow, or at Vietnam’s EPIZODE Festival, where he returns for a special live set 28 December, 2018 – 8 January, 2019. Here, instrumental in ushering in a new era of Russian ... Read more

DHA Mix #405 By Damon Jee

French DJ/Producer Damon Jee started his career in the early 1990’s. During his DJ residency in Spain between 2001 and 2009, he started up collaborations with the likes of John Acquaviva and Olivier Giacomotto. Then his productions have been released on labels as diverse and versatile as Tora Tora, Definitive Recordings, Clouded Vision, Days of Being Wild, Nein, Rotten City, Roam, and have been playlisted by Ivan Smagghe, Chloe, Daniel Avery, Erol Alkan, Ewan Pearson, Optimo, Solumun, Jennifer Cardini, Rebolledo, Dixon and many more. Over the last 10 years, Damon Jee always remains true to himself and has become a ... Read more

DHA Mix #404 By Pin Up Club

Dynamic Amsterdam-based Producers Pin Up Club seduce crowds with enchanting beats and filthy basslines. Whether through DJ sets or synth-laden live performances, the duo’s trippy, left-field sound with EBM and Dark Disco influences spellbind those in its midsts. Originally a one-man operation of Josef van Galen, Pin Up Club truly hit their stride when evolving into a duo with the addition of born-musician Jelle Imbos in 2015. Since they have released the well-received “Friends Of The Vortex” and “The Forever Machine” EPs on Bordello A Parigi, while bringing performances everywhere from DGTL to Berlin’s Salon Zur Wilden Renate. Now, with ... Read more

Degustibus Music Gems Selected By Rubini

Founded in 2011, Degustibus Music is a low key collective with a quality over quantity approach reinforced by a distinct visual style. The collective is comprised of a quartet of mysterious musical figures, Fango, Batongo, Ditongo, and Rubini. The label’s ethos draws from the Latin, “De gustibus non est disputandum”, or “In matters of taste, there can be no disputes”. With a sole focus on its individual artists, each with the own unique vision and approach to sound, Degustibus Music is one of the few labels out there able to create a complete landscape of sound resulting in heavily support ... Read more

DHA Mix #403 By The Golden Filter

The Golden Filter, originally from NYC, are a London based Art-Disco duo consisting of Penelope Trappes and Stephen Hindman. TItaloeleased the italo disco inspired track “Solid Gold” in 2008, and have since steadily released singles, EPs and albums on labels like Vinyl Factory, Brille, Kitsune, and are currently releasing on Optimo Music with darker techno tracks and minimal wave, and odd analog pop music. Since relocating to London, The Golden Filter have been making music, writing film soundtracks, playing live and DJing throughout clubs and festivals all over Europe and beyond. Here, ahead of the 23 November launch of their ... Read more

DHA Mix #402 By Fedele

As one of the three minds behind the acclaimed Italian outfit Agents of Time, Fedele is part of an emerging wave of artists eager to explore new territories of electronic music. Driven by a devotion to the underground and a yearning for forward-thinking sounds, his DJ sets are comprised as a stream of compelling, emotive beats and textures irrespective of preconceived mainstream inclinations. With a diverse background of classical instrumentation, as well as Hip Hop, R’n’B, Soul, and Nu-Disco, it was his penchant for free-spirited House and Techno’s unpredictable soundscapes that led to enthusiastic releases on the likes of Undulate ... Read more

DHA Mix #401 By Pedro Martins

The founder of Karakter Records, Amsterdam resident Pedro Martins is a connoisseur, crate digger of the hypnotic, rhythmic and the intense alternative music. Pedro’s knack for quality and selection has landed him gigs in most of The Netherlands most famed booths including Amsterdam’s De Marktkantine, Radion, Chicago Social Club, Ruigoord, Magneet Festival, Georgies Festival, and Red Light Radio, Den Haag’s Het Magazijn, and Utrecht’s Poema. Internationally, Pedro has appeared at the likes of Sisyphos, Burg Schnabel and Birgit & Bier in Berlin, while also traveling to Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Porto, Lisboa, Rio de Janeiro, London, Leeds, and Frankfurt amongst others. ... Read more

DHA Mix #400 By Christian S.

Christian S is one who mixes the past, present, and future of Dance Music. Honing his craft since the mid-90s, Christian’s DJ travels have taken him all over the world, from Europe to Mexico City, Los Angeles, Moscow, Buenos Aires, and beyond where strange music and off-the-beaten-path parties – reflecting by his own rare, Cologne-based underground parties, as well as his appearances at Düsseldorf’s, Salon Des Amateurs. As a Producer, Christian S’ productions have been injected intriguing rhythms into the underground with remixes of Little Dragon, JMII and Colder, as well as original singles on Cómeme. Keep an eye out for his next release, ... Read more

DHA Mix #399 By Jennifer Cardini

Over the course of a career spanning some 15 years, which started at Rex Club Paris, Jennifer Cardini has fused Techno, Electro, and Disco at the worlds most prestigious clubs, festivals, as well via her own renowned imprints. The mind behind Correspondant, one of the most consistent imprint on the left side of Techno, and its more indie-minded sister, Dischi Autunno, Jennifer Cardini has traveled the world, taking her music to audiences throughout Europe and beyond. Clubs like De School, Panorama Bar, Fabric, LuxFrágil, and Good Room NYC, as well as festivals like Melt, Nuits Sonores, and Burning Man have ... Read more

DHA Mix #398 By Younger Than Me

Younger Than Me‘s style is recognizable in all their productions, which have been released via the likes of Bordello in Paris, Relish Record, Tusk Wax, and more With a 80’s/90’s twist that has inspired the duo of Marcello Carozzi & Francesco Mingrino since the beginning, Younger Than Me link between old rave vibes and the new sound of the Europe Club. They are resident DJs at the monthly Dude Club Milan event, Futura, while spreading the vibe across Europe at clubs like Salon Zur Wilden Renate, BAR Rotterdam, Kablys + Club, Griessmuehle, Thuishaven etc. Here, with new hot stuff coming ... Read more

DYSTōPIA Podcast By Oceanvs Orientalis

Founded by Safak Oz Kutle, Oceanvs Orientalis is an artist who challenges the aesthetic perception of electronic music. Blending itself with the archaeological tunes of mankind’s cumulative musical history where “everything comes from the east”, Oceanvs Orientalis uses electronic music to carry on the nostalgic vibes to the dancefloor, transforming irregular local rhythms into 4/4 electronic beats. Since 2011 he performed via DJ sets and live performances, but these days is focused on the latter, having brought it to, amongst other places, Ushuaïa‘s Friday evening DYSTōPIA concept on multiple occasions this summer. Here, with DYSTōPIA winding down its inaugural summer, ... Read more